JOHN KELLY CONTRADICTS TRUMP ON BORDER BARRIER: Outgoing White House chief of staff told The Los Angeles Times that "to be honest, it's not a wall."
"The president still says 'wall' — oftentimes frankly he’ll say ‘barrier’ or ‘fencing,’ now he’s tended toward steel slats. But we left a solid concrete wall early on in the administration, when we asked people what they needed and where they needed it."
Within hours, the White House pushed back on Kelly's comments by highlighting Trump's earlier tweets on the topic. Reported by Gregg Re